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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Name: Guus  Extra
Institution: Universiteit van Tilburg
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Other Languages of Europe
 Urban Multilingualism in Europe
 Mapping Linguistic Diversity in Multicultural Contexts
 Multilingual Europe
 Mapping Linguistic Diversity in Multicultural Contexts
 Multilingual Europe
 Language Testing, Migration and Citizenship
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Urban Multilingualism in Europe
 The Other Languages of Europe
 Mapping Linguistic Diversity in Multicultural Contexts
 The Other Languages of Europe
Dissertation Director * of: Relating Events in Two Languages. Acquisition of Cohesive Devices by Turkish-Dutch Bilingual Children at School Age
(Jeroen Aarssen, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Acquiring Tarifit-Berber by Children in the Netherlands and Morocco
(Yahya E-rramdani, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Teaching of Modern Standard Arabic to Moroccan Children in Elementary Schools in the Netherlands. A study on proficiency status and input
(Redouan Saidi, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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